Public Comments on the February 2007 Draft Industrial Stormwater General Permit

In February 2007 Ecology sent a revised permit out for public comment. Based on the breadth of comments received Ecology decided to rework the draft permit. The February 2007 draft Industrial Stormwater General Permit and fact sheet were available for review and public comment from February 21, 2007 to April 20, 2007.  Those documents are still available below.

The public comment period for the draft permit sent out in February 2007 ended April 20, 2007. The comment letters, emails, and transcripts of oral testimony received by Ecology are posted below.

This list is organized by type of respondent and alphabetically within each category.

Unless otherwise specified, the following documents are available in Adobe Acrobat (.PDF file) format. To view and/or print PDF files, you first will need to download and install Adobe Acrobat Reader from this link.


Respondent Comments Attachments
Association of Washington Business comments  
Independent Business Association comments  
Northwest Food Processors Association comments  
Northwest Mining Association comments attachment
Northwest Pulp and Paper Association comments  
Western States Petroleum Association comments  

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Respondent Comments Attachments
City of Bellingham comments  
City of Duvall comments  
City of Longview comments  
City of Seattle comments  

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Respondent Comments Attachments
King County, Department of Transportation comments attachment
King County, Department of Natural Resources and Parks comments  
Kitsap County comments  
Pierce County comments  
Snohomish County comments  

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Federal Government

Environmental Protection Agency comments  
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration comments attachment

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Respondent Comments Attachments
Port of Vancouver comments  

Private Organizations

(businesses, citizens, and non-profits)

Respondent Comments Attachments
AAA Auto Wrecking, Inc. comments  
Paul J Allen, MD comments  
Al's Lynwood Truck Parts comments  
Avocet Environmental Testing comments  
Bellingham Cold Storage comments  
BNSF Railway comments  
Boeing comments attachment
Cedar Grove Composting comments  
Cityice Cold Storage comments  
Columbia Riverkeeper comments  
Robert E. Counts comments  
Dawson Consulting, LLC comments  
Del Monte Foods comments  
EMR, Inc. comments  
Federal Express Corporation comments  
Foster Farms comments  
Goodrich ATS comments  
Great Western Lumber Company comments  
Hallmark Refining Corporation comments  
Hampton Lumber Mills comments  
Heller Ehrman LLP comments
Hexcel Corporation comments  
I-5 Auto & Truck Parts comments  
Bob Jacobs testimony  
J.R. Simplot Company comments  
Lakes Auto Wrecking and Midland Auto Wrecking comments  
Landau Associates, Inc. comments  
Manufacturing Industrial Council of Seattle comments  
Fred Moore comments  
North Sound Baykeeper comments  
People for Puget Sound comments  
Puget Soundkeeper Alliance comments attachment
Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products comments  
Regional Road Maintenance Forum comments  
Shasta Beverages comments  
Shasta Beverages testimony  
Stanley Stahl comments  
Swanson Bark & Wood Products, Inc. comments  
Tim's Cascade Snacks comments  
Tree Top, Inc. comments  
Union Pacific Railroad comments  
WaferTech comments  
Weyerhaeuser comments  
Whiteys Wrecking comments  

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State Government

Respondent Comments Attachments
Puget Sound Action Team comments  
Washington State Department of Corrections comments  
Washington State Department of Ecology comments  
Washington State Department of Transportation comments  

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Tribal Governments

Respondent Comments Attachments
Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation comments  

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Utility Districts

Respondent Comments Attachments
Lakehaven Utility District comments  

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Comments Received after April 20, 2007

Respondent Comments Attachments
Port of Seattle comments  
Teck Cominco American Incorporated comments  

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